[development] Drupal 5 Themer Pack
dries.buytaert at gmail.com
Tue Jan 23 17:24:01 UTC 2007
On 23 Jan 2007, at 17:34, Jeff Eaton wrote:
>> o Drupal does not have enough good themers working on the project.
>> o A lot of themers are simply unable to identify themable code in
>> Drupal. They're just not PHP coders, that's not what they do.
>> o A lot of themers who can are unable to even deal with a lot of
>> the currently themable code in Drupal because there is too much
>> logic in it.
That's exactly what we want to address in Drupal 6. :)
> I haven't followed the details of the whole conversation, but
> having watched a two-day theming workshop with about 30 attendees,
> and seen the questions they put forward, I'd say that Earl's
> identified needs are right on target.
> Finding themable code, and overcoming the large amount of logic in
> certain key themable functions, is a big issue.
Agreed. I think both Ber's, Earl's and Adrian/Vlado/chx/Dries/core's
efforts are well worth pursuing. They all serve the same purpose --
making Drupal more accessible to themers.
Jeff: would be great to see some of your themer training feedback
flow back into core.
Dries Buytaert :: http://www.buytaert.net/
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